Paul Fussell Quotes
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I find nothing more depressing than optimism.
The more violent the body contact of the sports you watch, the lower the class.
Those who fought know a secret about themselves, and it is not very nice. They have experienced secretly and privately their natural human impulse towards sadism and brutality ... Not only did I learn to kill with a noose of piano wire put around someone's neck from behind, but I learned to enjoy the prospect of killing that way.
Most people who seek attention and regard by announcing that they're writing a novel are actually so devoid of narrative talent that they can't hold the attention of a dinner table for thirty seconds, even with a dirty joke.
Fantasy love is much better than Reality Love.
I love you not only for what you have made of yourself, but for what you are making of me.
There are times when sorrow seems the only truth.
The time we waste trying to find out what life is all about could be spent loving someone and finding out.
I have feelings too. I am still human. All I want is to be loved, for myself and for my talent.